Salty Sweets: Delectable Desserts and Tempting Treats with a Sublime Kiss of Salt by Christie Matheson

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  • Salted caramels
    • Categories: Candy / sweets
    • Ingredients: light corn syrup; sugar; fleur de sel; heavy cream
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    • Categories: Candy / sweets
    • Ingredients: cocoa powder; vanilla extract; dark chocolate; heavy cream
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  • Perfectly imperfect pecan pralines
    • Categories: Candy / sweets; American
    • Ingredients: molasses; bourbon; heavy cream; pecans; sugar
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  • Almond brittle
    • Categories: Candy / sweets
    • Ingredients: sugar; almond extract; slivered almonds
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    • Categories: Brownies, slices & bars; Dessert
    • Ingredients: graham crackers; marshmallows; fleur de sel; milk chocolate
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  • Black-and-white almond bark
    • Categories: Candy / sweets
    • Ingredients: almonds; white chocolate; almond extract; dark chocolate
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  • Old-fashioned kettle corn
    • Categories: Candy / sweets; Entertaining & parties
    • Ingredients: store-cupboard ingredients; popcorn
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    • Categories: Candy / sweets
    • Ingredients: dark chocolate; heavy cream; pretzels
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    • Categories: Candy / sweets
    • Ingredients: unsweetened shredded coconut; dark chocolate; condensed milk
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  • Decadent hot cocoa
    • Categories: Beverages / drinks (no-alcohol)
    • Ingredients: fleur de sel; cocoa powder; store-cupboard ingredients
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    • Categories: Bread & buns, sweet; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: cornmeal; milk; honey; butter; all-purpose flour
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    • Categories: Dips, spreads & salsas
    • Ingredients: butter; honey
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    • Ingredients: dried cherries; honey; maple syrup; cocoa nibs; old-fashioned oats; unsweetened shredded coconut
    • Accompaniments: Bittersweet chocolate ice cream
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    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: dark chocolate chips; all-purpose flour; light brown sugar; butter
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    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: dark chocolate chips; old-fashioned oats; cocoa powder; all-purpose flour; unsweetened shredded coconut; light brown sugar; butter
    • Accompaniments: Nantucket sea salt ice cream
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    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea; American
    • Ingredients: white chocolate chips; butter; store-cupboard ingredients; all-purpose flour; dried cranberries
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    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: peanut butter; store-cupboard ingredients; peanuts
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    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: all-purpose flour; sea salt; butter; egg yolks; limes; lemons; sugar
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  • Lavender fleur de sel shortbread
    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: lavender; butter; all-purpose flour; fleur de sel
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    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: butter; all-purpose flour; sugar; ground cinnamon
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    • Categories: Brownies, slices & bars; Dessert; Cooking ahead
    • Ingredients: all-purpose flour; pecans; butter; dark brown sugar
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    • Categories: Cookies, biscuits & crackers; Afternoon tea
    • Ingredients: pecans; fleur de sel; butter; dark brown sugar; dark chocolate; all-purpose flour; egg yolks
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Notes about this book

  • sck on July 28, 2010

    A little worried about this one. This frosting on the first recipe we tried didn't come out right. Great idea for a book, but can't be sure it was proofed thoroughly.

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  • ISBN 10 1558324151
  • ISBN 13 9781558324152
  • Linked ISBNs
  • Published Oct 29 2009
  • Format Hardcover
  • Language English
  • Countries United States
  • Publisher Harvard Common Press,U.S.
  • Imprint Harvard Common Press,U.S.

Publishers Text

Salt and sweet bring out the best in each other. Like peanut butter and jelly--itself a classic salty-sweet duo--these tastes are a match made in dessert heaven. Salty Sweets presents 75 delectable ways to enjoy this tasty twosome, proving along the way that salty sweets are not the sole province of fancy chefs and trendy chocolatiers. Seven recipe chapters cover every sort of treat, from little bites to cookies, bars, cakes, puddings, fruit desserts, and even ice creams. Discover the delicious world of sweet treats enhanced with a hint of salt.



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